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Title Engineering an empire : Greece
Published 2008


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  938 Poo/Eae  2008/05/02  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (60 mins.) : sd. col. ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Discusses some of the amazing engineering feats of ancient Greece, such as the triremes, athe innovative ancient warships that helped them to defeat the Persians during the battle of Salamis, the construction of Mycenean bee-hive tombs, the building of the Parthenon during the golden age of Athens and others.
Credits Produced, written and directed by Ted Poole, series producer, Randy Martin, series director, Mark Cannon
Performer Narrator: Michael Carrol
Notes Rated: PG. Parental guidance recommended for persons under 15 years
Off-air recording of the History Channel broadcast May 2, 2008. Copied under Part VA of the Copyright Act
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Salamis, Battle of, Greece, 480 B.C.
Themistocles, ca. 524-ca. 459 B.C
Greece -- History -- Athenian supremacy, 479-431 B.C
Parthenon (Athens, Greece) -- Design and construction
Mycenae (Extinct city)
Greece -- History, Naval
Triremes -- History
Author Poole, Ted
Carroll, Michael B.
History Channel (Television network)